Financial Experts Challenge Conventional Retirement Wisdom

Two financial-planning experts are challenging conventional wisdom regarding retirement in a new book, Spend 'til the End: The Revolutionary Guide to Raising Your Living Standard (Today and When You Retire. Authors Laurence Kotlikoff, a Boston University economics professor, and Scott Burns, a financial columnist whose work appears on MSN Money, used retirement-planning software to systematically test and often debunk the collective wisdom of financial planners. They claim there are three retirement myths that demand scrutiny.

Source:, 3 Big Retirement-Savings Myths


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